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Qara Khan, King of Samarqand, Defeated by Mihr
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Qara Khan, King of Samarqand, Defeated by Mihr


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Description On the left side of this page from Walters manuscript W.645, Qara Khan, king of Samarqand, is defeated by Mihr, who fights on the side of King Kayvan, Nahid's father.
Provenance 'Abduhu Muhammad Kazim [date and mode of acquisition unknown] [oval seal on fol. 113b]; 'Ismat Zinat Sultan, 1249 AH/AD 1833 (?) [mode of acquisition unknown] [square seal dated 12(?)49 AH/AD 1833 on fol. 114a]; Henry Walters, Baltimore [date and mode of acquisition unknown]; Walters Art Museum, 1931, by bequest.
Credit Acquired by Henry Walters

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Period
10th century AH/AD 16th century (Safavid)
Medium
ink and pigments on laid paper
(Manuscripts & Rare Books)
Accession Number
W.645.159A
Measurements
H: 10 5/8 x W: 6 11/16 in. (27 x 17 cm)
Geographies
  • Iran (Place of Origin)
Location Within Museum
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